How to Throw a Baby Shower for Less than $45

Throw a Baby Shower for Less than $45

If you’ve got a friend or a family member expecting a baby, you will naturally want to throw a nice baby shower for them. But since it can quickly get expensive if you go out buying all of those cute decorations and desserts, you will probably want to make a careful study of how you… Read More »

My Girls Nail Polish Obsession

Bonita Nail Polish

I grew up in Florida, that means I wore flip flops 98% of the time. Even as I moved up north unless there is snow on the ground I was in flip flops. So I have always had my toenails painted. My girls picked up on this and my older 2 (ages 4 and 2)… Read More »

How to Plan for a Frugal Spring Break

How to Plan for a Frugal Spring Break

Looking to take in some warm weather and enjoy Spring Break with the family this year? Thinking about a spring break vacation can make your budget cry but it IS possible to have a frugal spring break! You can soak in some warm weather, enjoy family time , and a break from work on budget!… Read More »

Menu Planning Monday Week of March 23 2015

Menu Planning Monday

Menu Planning Monday Week of March 23 2015 This weekend we are out of town so this saving us some meals and to clean out the fridge before we go, we will eat up the leftovers as we pack!   Monday – Breakfast for Dinner Tuesday – Slow Cooker Apple Pie Oatmeal Wednesday – Leftovers Thursday –… Read More »

Great Savings on RO*TEL at Walmart! #JustAddRotel #CollectiveBias


This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #JustAddRotel #CollectiveBias Are you creating a big snacking spread for the Big Tournament? Looking for ways to spice up game day and save money at the same time? #JustAddRotel is the perfect way to spice up your favorite… Read More »

What I Stopped Buying to Save Money – 7 Things We Started Making at Home

What I Stopped Buying to Save Money - 7 Things We Started Making at Home Like Homemade French Fries

Convenience seems to be the name of the game lately. Buy it and pay more to save time. But many things we buy to save time don’t take that much time at all and can save us some big money in the long run. We sat down and looked at things we ate or used… Read More »

40 Breakfast for Dinner Ideas

40 Breakfast for Dinner Ideas

We are always looking for ways to save money. So we started menu planning. Once we got that down we wanted to take it even further to save money. We added in one meatless meal a night a night of breakfast for dinner and a left overs night. Leaving us 4 ‘bigger’ meals to plan… Read More »

Easy Easter Crafts for Kids

Easter Crafts for Kids US

Crafts for any holiday are just part of the deal with kids. They help to have fun and help decorate the house. They love seeing their stuff hanging up and being displayed for everyone to see. With Easter coming up you are probably starting to look for Easter Crafts. Here are some easy crafts for… Read More »

Teach Your Kids About Money with Kids Wealth

Kids Wealth

Teaching kids about money is HARD! Well Kids Wealth wants to make it a little easier! They are focused on teaching kids the importance of money, budgeting, saving and growing wealth through fun and interactive activities. This system is fun and interactive and kids will love it! It is very important to teach kids about money now… Read More »

Thrifty Thursday | Hang Your Clothes


Hanging your clothes instead of using the washer can save you a good chunk of money. In the summer this is easy to do but what about the winter? We have a clothes drying rack. I am able to hang up at least half a load of clothes a day with it during the winter.… Read More »